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noun as in circumference

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Term limits could be a prescription to speed change along.

Although the blood-spattered offices will be off-limits, staff have vowed to continue producing the magazine.

Elsewhere, courts throughout the country have placed limits on speech this year.

In other words, the Air Force is saying that its drone force has been stretched to its limits.

There are limits to the painting of banditry and extortion as the legitimate raising of taxes.

I went out, and found a Mont de Piet, just beyond the limits of the Principality; they aren't allowed inside.

And it is quite true that the particular employer can no more break away from these limits than he can jump out of his own skin.

Champlain limits this appellation to the tribes that dwell upon the Ottawa.

First of all comes astronomy, including the phenomena exhibited in the heavens, beyond the limits of the earth's atmosphere.

With the telescope somewhere near a hundred million are brought within the limits of vision.


On this page you'll find 462 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to limits, such as: barrier, border, borderline, bound/bounds, confines, and edge.

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